cranberry cranberry  /ˈkræn ˌbɛ ri/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) any of numerous shrubs of genus Vaccinium bearing cranberries
  2. (n) very tart red berry used for sauce or juice

Usage(s):

  1. Women looking for nifty desserts are fond of the sweet drinks, such as Boggs cranberry liqueur, because they are good over ice cream, in a mousse or in cakes.
  2. After that debacle, cranberry growers decided that they needed a broader base for their industry, began to push the berries as a year-round dish.
  3. Think cranberry sauce and cranberry ice cream.

News

  1. LET'S GO … to the Tannersville Cranberry Bog

    From cinnamon ferns to wild rosemary to otter scat filled with crunched-up crayfish shells 8212 yes, we can see what those otters like to eat 8212 naturalist Brian Hardiman pointed out many fascinating aspects of the Tannersville Cranberry Bog on Wednesday morning. 8226 But the approximately 20 nature-lovers who...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Times Leader

  2. No evidence that cranberry improves cats’ urinary health

    Clinical trials in humans have had mixed results, with some showing that cranberry can be of benefit for urinary-tract issues. Alas, no veterinary studies found it fruitful for preventing or treating bacterial infections of the urinary tract in domesticated pets.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

  3. Cranberry League: Sox red hot (10-0) so far

    They have continued to assume their rightful place at the top of the Cranberry Baseball League standings. No, we are not talking about the Boston Red Sox, who have been in first place in the American East League standings, but your own Braintree White Sox.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Braintree Forum

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Quotes

  1. "The holidays are the heart of cranberry tradition," Phillips said. "As much as we know cranberries have become a year-round sensation, the holiday season brings it home every year."
    on Nov 16, 2006 By: Chris Phillips Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  2. "Ocean Spray is great because it's a family company with some of the biggest Patriots fans I've met -- and I've met a few! So, I'm honored to don the cranberry bog waders," said Welker.
    on Oct 15, 2008 By: Wes Welker Source: MarketWatch

  3. "It'sa traditional Thanksgiving/Christmas meal with turkey, all the trimmings, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie : some Christmas carols : and a vicious brother-on-brother knife fight," Bourdain said. "We spent a fair amount of time spraying...
    on Sep 13, 2007 By: Anthony Bourdain Source: Rolling Stone

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